CNA classes in Chicago
P: 773-445-2277  F: 773-445-2278     Our Address: 3219 w. 111th  Chicago, IL 60655
Certified Nursing Assistant

We are a private vocational school approved through the Illinois Board of Higher Education and the Illinois Department of Public Health. Upon successful completion of our program, we will make arrangements for the students to sit for the state board exam. Once a student passes the state exam, their name and information will be listed on the Illinois Nurse Aide Registry.

Admission Process

Prospective students must visit our facility and interview/ with the Training Coordinator. The Training Coordinator will discuss the admission process and program requirements with the student. The student will also be given a tour of the facility and an opportunity to ask any questions about the program.

Enrollment/Registration (there is no online enrollment for this course)

Upon acceptance to our program, all students without exception must complete the following prerequisites:
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Student Equipment List and Course Requirements (students must have by first day of class, not included in tuition)

Text Book
$45.00
Uniform (dark blue scrubs)
$20.00
Gait Belt
$12.00
Stethoscope
$18.00
Blood pressure cuff
$20.00
Background check
$50.00
Physical
$50.00
TB test results
$25.00
State exam fee
$75.00

    All refunds subject to a 2.5% processing fee.

    Major Concepts

    The concepts covered in the course include, but are not limited to the following:

    •   Role of Nursing Assistant in Long Term Care
    •   Care of the older person
    •   Effective communication
    •   Basic medical terminology and abbreviations
    •   Safety
    •   Infection control
    •   Body mechanics
    •   Mobility
    •   Personal Care
    •   Hygiene
    •   Nutrition and elimination
    •   Alzheimer’s Disease
    •   The dying person

     “Chicago’s Pulse CPR Training, Inc. is approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.” www.ibhe.org

    Illinois Board of Higher Education
    1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza
    Suite 333
    Springfield, IL  62701

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